Fall Quarter 2013 Schedule

Dear all,

The Interdisciplinary Approaches to Modern France and the Francophone World Workshop is pleased to announce its 2013 fall quarter schedule. We meet on Fridays at 4:00 pm in the John Hope Franklin Room (SSRB 224), unless otherwise noted, with a wine and cheese reception following the workshop. We hope you’ll join us for the following workshops:

– Friday, October 4, 4:00 pm SSRB 224 : Carolyn Sargent, Washington University in St. Louis, “The Transnational co-production of meanings and strategies about breast cancer among Senegal River Valley immigrants in France”
*Co-sponsored with the Self and Subjectivity Workshop
*There is no pre-circulated paper for this session

– Friday, November 1, 4:00 pm, SSRB 224 : Nicolas Valazza, Indiana University Bloomington, “Le livre en question, du Parnasse au symbolisme”

– Friday, November 15, 4:00 pm, SSRB 224 : Liam Mannix, PhD candidate, History Department, University of Chicago, “Following the Money in a Traditional Economy: Interpreting the Cash-flow of the Chapter of Notre Dame de Paris, 1759-1785”

– Monday, November 25, 5:00 pm, Pick 319 : Laurie Wood, University of Wisconsin, Madison Law School, “Spaces of Exile in France’s Early Modern Empire”
*Co-sponsored with the Early Modern Workshop

– Tuesday, November 26, 4:30 pm, (Room TBA) : Marin Sarvé-Tarr, PhD candidate, History Department, University of Chicago, “The War of Self and Cinema in Yves Klein’s La Guerre (1954)”
*Respondent:  Dan Wang, PhD candidate, Department of Music, University of Chicago
*Co-sponsored with the Art History Working Group

– Friday, December 13, 4:00 pm, SSRB 224 : Julie Hardwick, University of Texas at Austin, “Accounting for commerce, culture, and capitalism in early modern France”

Papers will be pre-circulated via the workshop list-serv. If you have any questions, please contact one of the coordinators: Rebecca Crisafulli (crisafulli@uchicago.edu) and Agatha Kim (agatha@uchicago.edu). We look forward to seeing you at the workshop.


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